Understanding how celiac disease develops is an urgent area of study as an increasing number of Americans are being diagnosed with the disease.
Chewing food properly leads to the release of immune cells, Th17 cells, which help protect against infection and illness.
Researchers have created a new immune vaccine intended to fight and kill breast cancer cells.
Trastuzumab can be effective in treating certain breast cancers, a new study found.
Researchers show that a particular subset of cells may the key to curing autism.
Researchers explain that a common characteristic shows why babies grow up to have allergies.
A new study found that people with celiac disease reacted to five groups of non-gluten wheat proteins.
Researchers suggested that probiotics have the potential to treat conditions, such as depression.
Researchers found that when mosquitoes transfered the malaria parasite, the genetic activity of the parasite resets and results in a less severe form of malaria.
Scientists can make vaccines more effective by using weakened but live pathogens to trigger immune responses. While the technique has safety issues, scientists at Yale University have developed a way to make the vaccine safer by using the bacteria's own cellular mistake to deliver a safe vaccine.
Zinc can help control infections by stopping the immune system from going haywire and spiraling out of control in people with inflammatory conditions like sepsis, according to a new study.
Until recently, patients suffering from common ophthalmic ailments such as retinal disorders, glaucoma, and dry eye have largely been prescribed anti-inflammatory, anti-infective, anti-glaucoma, and anti-allergy agents, in addition to off-label steroidal medications, and warm compresses.